Wednesday, April 24, 2019

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Victor Pikayzen – Bach Solo Sonata No. 1 in G Minor, 1971 [AUDIO]

Never-before-uploaded 1971 archival audio recording of legendary Russian virtuoso Victor Pikayzen performing Bach’s Solo Sonata No. 1 in G Minor. Maestro Pikayzen this week celebrated...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | VC Rising Star Christian Li – ‘Rondo Capriccioso’, 10-Years-Old [2018

10-year-old VC Rising Star Christian Li from Australia performing Saint-Saens’ Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso - with pianist Laurence Matheson.   Christian was awarded joint 1st prize...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Ruggiero Ricci – Dvorak Violin Concerto, Live, 1981 [GEM]

Never-before-uploaded 1981 live performance of the late-American virtuoso Ruggiero Ricci performing Dvorak’s Violin Concerto in A Minor. Recorded live at the Sydney Opera House -...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Sumina Studer – 2016 Spohr Violin Comp 2nd Prize [VIDEO]

19 year old Sumina Studer, from Switzerland 's 2nd prize winning performance in the 18 to 20 year old category of the 2016 International Louis Spohr Competition...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Anne Luisa Kramb – 2016 Spohr Violin Comp 1st Prize [VIDEO]

Anne Luisa Kramb‘s 1st prize winning performance in the Final of the 15 to 17 year old category of the 2016 International Louis Spohr Competition...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Nathan Milstein – Beethoven ‘Kreutzer’ Sonata, 1986 [VIDEO]

Incredible never-before-uploaded archival performance of violinist Nathan Milstein and pianist Georges Pludermacher performing Beethoven's 'Kreutzer' Violin Sonata No. 9. Recorded live in July 1986 - at...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Bohdan Luts – il Piccolo Violino Magico International Competition, 2nd Prize [2018]

13-year-old Bohdan Luts‘ 2nd prize-winning performance – in the Final of the 2018 il Piccolo Violino Magico International Competition, in San Vito al Tagliamento, Italy. Recorded live on...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | VC Rising Star Zlatomir Fung – Davydov, ‘At the Fountain’, 2016 [VIDEO]

17 year old VC Rising Star, cellist Zlatomir Fung performing Russian cellist and composer Karl Davydov's 'At the Fountain' - with collaborative pianist Stefan...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Isaac Stern – Dvorak Violin Concerto, Live 1951 Recording [AUDIO]

Never-before-uploaded live archival audio of violinist Isaac Stern performing Dvorak's Violin Concerto in A Minor - with conductor Dimitri Mitropoulos and the New York...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | VC ‘Young Artist’ In Mo Yang – Ysaye ‘Ballade’, 2015 [VIDEO]

20 year old VC ‘Young Artist’ In Mo Yang, from South Korea performing Ysaye’s Solo Sonata No. 3 in D Minor ‘Ballade’. Recorded live on November 10th,...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Kairos Quartet – Fischoff Chamber Music Comp, Junior String 1st Prize [2018]

The Music Institute of Chicago-based Kairos String Quartet's Junior String division 1st prize-winning performance - at the 45th Annual 2018 Fischoff National Chamber Music Competition. Comprising violinists and...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Cellist Leonard Elschenbroich – Elgar Cello Concerto, 2016 [VIDEO]

German cellist Leonard Elschenbroich performing Elgar's Cello Concerto in E Minor - with conductor Edward Gardner and the Bergen Philharmonic. Recorded live on 1st September...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Violinist Igor Oistrakh – Brahms Violin Concerto [1981 ARCHIVES]

Incredible 1981 never-before-uploaded archival footage of violinist Igor Oistrakh performing Brahms Violin Concerto in D Major – with conductor Odon Alonso and the RTVE Symphony...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | German-Korean Violinist Christian Kim – ‘Bach, Chaconne’, Kaiserslautern Church

German-Korean violinist Christian Kim performing Bach's 'Chaconne', from the Solo Partita No. 2 in D Minor. Beautifully filmed and produced at the 14th Century Collegiate church in...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Anssi Karttunen – Magnus Lindberg’s Cello Concerto No. 2 [2015]

Never-before-uploaded performance of Finnish cellist Anssi Karttunen performing Magnus Lindberg's Cello Concerto No.2 – with conductor Hannu Lintu and the Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra. Recorded live in August 2015...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Viktoria Mullova & Charles Abramovic – Beethoven Violin Sonata No. 3 [1989]

Incredible never-before-uploaded 1989 performance by the then 29 year old violin virtuoso Viktoria Mullova performing Beethoven's Violin Sonata No. 3 in E-flat Major - with...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Violinist Mischa Elman – Beethoven Violin Concerto [1956 ARCHIVAL]

Incredible never-before-uploaded 1956 archival audio recording of legendary violinist Mischa Elman performing Beethoven's Violin Concerto in D Major. Recorded live with conductor Georg Solti and...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | VC Artist Bomsori Kim & Rafał Blechacz – Live From Hong Kong Yellow Lounge [2019]

Violinist, VC Artist Bomsori Kim and acclaimed Polish pianist Rafał Blechacz performing live from the newly-opened Yellow Lounge in Hong Kong. Recorded and streamed on the...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Philippe Quint – Mendelssohn Violin Concerto, June 2016 [VIDEO]

Russian-American violinist, Philippe Quint performing Mendelssohn Violin Concerto in E Minor – with conductor Konstantin Khvatynets and the Astana Symphony Opera Orchestra. Recorded live in Astana, Kazakhstan - on...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | VC ‘Rising Star’ Simone Porter – Prokofiev ‘Romeo & Juliet’ Suite [VIDEO]

18 year old VC 'Rising Star' Simone Porter, from the United States performing Prokofiev's 'Romeo and Juliet' Suite - arranged for violin and piano. Recorded...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | VC Young Artist SooBeen Lee – Sibelius Violin Concerto [2018]

17 year old VC Young Artist SooBeen Lee performing Sibelius Violin Concerto - with conductor David Loebel and the New England Conservatory Symphony. Recorded live...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | VC Artist Alexandra Conunova – Ysaye Solo Violin Sonata No. 2 [2016]

Never-before-uploaded performance of violinist, VC Artist Alexandra Conunova performing the 4th movement from Ysaye's Solo Violin Sonata No. 2. Recorded live on 15th of May,...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | VC ‘Artist’ Tessa Lark – Ravel ‘Tzigane’, 2016 [VIDEO]

26 year old American VC ‘Artist’ Tessa Lark and pianist Amy Yang performing Ravel’s ‘Tzigane’. Recorded live on March 22nd, 2016 - at the 2016...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Violinist Janine Jansen – Szymanowski Violin Concerto No. 1 [2018]

Dutch violin virtuoso Janine Jansen performing Szymanowski’s Violin Concerto No. 1 - with conductor Sir Simon Rattle and the London Symphony Orchestra. Recorded live on the 28th...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Leonidas Kavakos, Yo-Yo Ma & Emanuel Ax – Brahms Piano Trio No. 2 [VIDEO]

Virtuoso trio, comprised of violinist Leonidas Kavakos, cellist Yo-Yo Ma and pianist Emanuel Ax, performing the 3rd movement from Brahms' 'Piano Trio No. 2...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Nathan Milstein – Beethoven Violin Concerto, Boult, London Philharmonic [1972]

Never-before-uploaded incredible 1972 archival performance of Russian-born virtuoso Nathan Milstein performing Beethoven's Violin Concerto in D Major - with conductor Sir Adrian Boult and the...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Ning Feng – Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto [2018]

Chinese violin virtuoso Ning Feng performing Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto - with conductor Rune Bergmann and the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra. Recorded live on the 3rd of March,...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Kristine Balanas – 2017 ARD Violin Competition 3rd Prize [VIDEO]

27 year old Kristine Balanas from Latvia’s 3rd prize winning performance of Prokofiev’s 1st Violin Concerto – in the Final of the 2017 ARD International...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | VC Artist Ray Chen – ‘Sarabande’ from Bach’s Solo Partita No. 2 [2018]

Violinist VC Artist Ray Chen performing the 'Sarabande' from Bach's Solo Partita No. 2 in D Minor. Filmed on January 12th, 2018 - at Costa Mesa, in California. https://youtu.be/QIA_S71minE VC...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Gil Shaham – Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto, Live w Gergiev, 2012 [VIDEO]

Israeli-American virtuoso Gil Shaham performing Tchaikovsky’s Violin Concerto in D Major - with conductor Valery Gergiev and the Israel Philharmonic. Recorded live as part of...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Itzhak Perlman – Bruch Violin Concerto, 1991 [VIDEO]

Incredible 1991 archival footage of virtuoso Itzhak Perlman performing Bruch Violin Concerto No. 1 in G Minor. Recorded live with conductor Kazuyoshi Akiyama and the...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | VC ‘Artists’ Nikki & Timothy Chooi – Sarasate, ‘Navarra’ [VIDEO]

Brothers, VC ‘Artists’ Nikki & Timothy Chooi performing Sarasate’s ‘Navarra’ for 2 Violins. Recorded live with pianist Jeanie Chung - at Toronto’s Walter Hall on...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | 12 Cellists of the Berlin Phil – 2016 Cello Biennale Amsterdam [VIDEO]

The acclaimed 12 Cellists of the Berlin Philharmonic performing original cello arrangements of works by Bach, Poulenc, Piazzolla, Sebastian Currier, Chiel Meijering and Horacio Salgán. Recorded live on...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Vadim Repin – Prokofiev Violin Concerto, 1991, 20 Years Old [VIDEO]

Incredible never-before-released 1991 archival video of the then 20 year old Vadim Repin performing Prokofiev’s Violin Concerto No. 1 - with conductor Yevgeny Svetlanov...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Maxwell Quartet – 2017 Trondheim Chamber Music Comp, 1st Prize [VIDEO]

The Scottish-based Maxwell Quartet's 1st prize winning performance in the Final of the 2017 9th Trondheim International Chamber Music Competition, in Trondheim, Norway. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8yg5fT2X89U&autohide=1 MAXWELL QUARTET | BEETHOVEN...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Erica Morini – Glazunov Violin Concerto, Live, 1954 [AUDIO]

Live 1954 archival performance of Austrian-born violinist Erica Morini performing Glazunov's Violin Concerto in A Minor - with conductor Alfred Wallenstein and the Los Angeles...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Violin Virtuoso Silvia Marcovici – Stravinsky Violin Concerto, 1984 [VIDEO]

Incredible 1984 never-before-uploaded performance of violin virtuoso Silvia Marcovici performing Stravinsky's Violin Concerto in D Major – with conductor Eliahu Inbal and Frankfurt Radio Symphony...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Kevin Lin – Mendelssohn Violin Concerto [2018]

25-year-old London Philharmonic Co-Leader Kevin Lin performing Mendelssohn Violin Concerto - with the conductor Daniel Feng and the International Chamber Orchestra of America. Recorded live on the 31st...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Issac Stern – Mozart Violin Concerto No. 3, 1975, Live [VIDEO]

Never-before-uploaded 1975 archival performance of Isaac Stern performing Mozart’s Violin Concerto No. 3 in G Major. Recorded live with conductor Alexander Schneider and the Orchestre de...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | VC Young Artist Bomsori Kim – 2016 Wieniawski Comp 2nd Prize [VIDEO]

26 year old VC Young Artist Bomsori Kim's joint 2nd prize winning performances - in the Final of the 2016 Henryk Wieniawski International Violin Competition, in...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Vilde Frang – Korngold Violin Concerto, Live 2013 [VIDEO]

Norwegian violin virtuoso Vilde Frang performing Korngold’s Violin Concerto in D Major. Recorded live with conductor Jukka Pekka Saraste and the WDR Symphony Orchestra -...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | VC ‘Artist’ Augustin Hadelich – Schumann Violin Sonata No. 1, 2015 [VIDEO]

VC ‘Artist’ Augustin Hadelich and pianist Charles Owen performing Schumann’s Violin Sonata No. 1 in A Minor Op. 105. Recorded live in concert on October...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Lara St John & Philippe Quint – Igudesman ‘Klezmer’ Violin Duo [VIDEO]

Violin virtuosi Lara St John and Philippe Quint performing Aleksey Igudesman's 'Klezmer Freilach Duo' for 2 violins. Recorded live at Carnegie Hall's Zankel Hall on...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | VC ‘Artist’ Igor Pikayzen – Mozart Violin Concerto No. 2 [VIDEO]

VC ‘Artist’ Igor Pikayzen from Russia/United States performing Mozart’s Violin Concerto No. 2 in D Major. Recorded live in Sendai Concert Hall in May 2013...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | VC Artist Igor Pikayzen – ‘Midsummer Night’s Dream’, 2016 [VIDEO]

VC Artist Igor Pikayzen, from Russia/United States performing Willy Burmester's transcription of the 'Scherzo' from Mendelssohn's 'Midsummer Night's Dream'. Recorded live at New York City – on June 11th,...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Augustin Dumay – Mozart Violin Concerto No. 3 [1988]

Never-before-uploaded 1988 performance of French violinist Augustin Dumay performing Mozart's Violin Concerto No. 3 in G Major - with the Toulouse National Chamber Orchestra. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fFzXdS2ehQc AUGUSTIN...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Isaac Stern – Sibelius Violin Concerto, Previn, 1971 [VIDEO]

Never-before-uploaded 1971 video performance of Isaac Stern performing Sibelius Violin Concerto - with conductor Andre Previn and the London Symphony Orchestra. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wyz1rIa06ao&showinfo=0&autohide=1 ISSAC STERN |...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Nathan Milstein – Beethoven ‘Kreutzer Sonata’, Last Recital, 1986 [VIDEO]

Incredible 1986 archival performance of violinist Nathan Milstein performing Beethoven's "Kreutzer" Violin Sonata - with collaborative pianist Georges Pludermacher. Recorded live at Berwerdhallen Concert Hall, in...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | 9 Year Old, Leia Zhu – Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto, 2016 [VIDEO]

9 year old British violin prodigy, Leia Zhu performing Tchaikovsky's Violin Concerto in D Major. Recorded live in April 2016 - with conductor, Denis Kirpanev...

NEW TO YOUTUBE | Viktoria Mullova – Sibelius Violin Concerto, April 2016 [VIDEO]

Violin virtuoso Viktoria Mullova performing Sibelius’ Violin Concerto in D Minor - with conductor, Dmitri Slobodeniouk and the Radio Filharmonisch Orkest. Recorded live on April...

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